Posts Tagged ‘paragliding’

Final Glide: Crossing New Zealand’s Cook Strait

Matt Stanford became the first pilot to cross New Zealand’s 30km Cook Strait by paraglider earlier this year.

Jagged Edge: Exploring the Tien Shan by paraglider

This spectacular example of adventure flying is what happens when you put two of the most ambitious Greater Ranges pilots in a new and remote location.

Off road in Pakistan: Veso Ovcharov’s spectacular photos

Veso Ovcharov, Francois Ragolski, Petar Loncar and Adrien Shams travelled to Pakistan for six weeks of out-of-this-world flying in May and June this year.

Footlaunch paragliding record falls in the USA

Gavin McClurg broke the US paragliding foot launch record on 15 July 2013, flying 383km from Sun Valley, Idaho on his Niviuk Peak 3.